16 days in Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

16 days in Lake Maggiore (Italy & Switzerland) Itinerary

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Stresa, Italy
— 7 nights
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Locarno, Switzerland
— 6 nights

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Stresa, Italy

Stresa ©
Stresa is a town and comune of about 5,000 residents on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola in the Piedmont region of northern Italy, about 90km northwest of Milan. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stresa: Lago Maggiore (in Verbania), Rocca Borromeo (in Angera) and Gottard Park (in Castelletto sopra Ticino). The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Palazzo Borromeo, explore the historical opulence of Isola Bella, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens Of Villa Taranto, and steep yourself in history at Isola Madre.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Stresa online trip maker.

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago to Stresa is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Port of Spain in October; daily highs in Stresa reach 21°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Locarno.

Things to do in Stresa

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Verbania, Lake Maggiore, Lake Maggiore, Arona, Gottard Park
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Palazzo Borromeo ©
Palazzo Borromeo
Alpyland Mottarone ©
Alpyland Mottarone
Park Pallavicino ©
Park Pallavicino

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nights
Locarno, Switzerland

Locarno ©
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
Locarno is known for zoos & aquariums, theme parks, and baths. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the resident critters at Falconeria Locarno, cool off at Lido Locarno, make a trip to Piazza G. Motta, and kick your exploration up a notch at Adventure Park Gordola.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Locarno driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Stresa to Locarno in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Locarno

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Ascona, Orselina, Centro Dannemann - Fabbrica Tabacchi
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Falconeria Locarno ©
Falconeria Locarno
Verzasca Dam ©
Verzasca Dam
Piazza Grande ©
Piazza Grande

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